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Research Article

Frequent Beneficial Mutations during Single-Colony Serial Transfer of Streptococcus pneumoniae

  • Kathleen E. Stevens,

    Affiliation: Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Research Institute, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

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  • Michael E. Sebert mail

    sebert@email.chop.edu

    Affiliation: Department of Pediatrics, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia and University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

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  • Published: August 18, 2011
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pgen.1002232

About the Authors

Kathleen E. Stevens
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Research Institute, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America
Michael E. Sebert
Department of Pediatrics, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia and University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

Corresponding Author

Email: sebert@email.chop.edu

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: KES MES. Performed the experiments: KES MES. Analyzed the data: MES. Wrote the paper: MES.